ROBERT BRADLEY - PRESIDENT & CEO - BROKER OF RECORD
Robert Bradley is the Broker of Record, President & CEO of Bradley Real Estate. Prior to joining the company, Robert was in-house legal counsel for a multi-national publicly traded corporation where he had prime responsibilities of managing their worldwide real estate portfolio with properties in China, Japan, Russia, throughout Europe, the United Kingdom, Africa, the Middle East, India, South and North America and more. The negotiations of global licenses, supply and support agreements for their largest enterprise and distribution partners with Fortune 500 companies and negotiating scores of international commercial real estate transactions with values of up to $250 million dollars each. Additionally, Robert played an instrumental role in an initial public offering, and several business mergers and acquisitions including the 4 billion dollar acquisition of NetScreen Technologies by Juniper Networks Incorporated. He holds a degree in Finance from Santa Clara University, a law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law and has been an active member of the California Bar Association since 2000.
MELISSA BRADLEY - FOUNDER
Melissa Bradley is the Founder of Bradley Real Estate. Melissa holds the prestigious CRS and CRB designations. She was also awarded the 2008 Women's Initiative Pace Setter Award, the 2007 North Bay Business Journal's 40 Executives under 40 Years Old Award and 2013 Most Influential Women in Business Award, and the San Francisco Business Times Top 100 Women Business Owner in the Bay Area 2011, 2012, 2013. In addition, Melissa currently sits on the Advisory Board for the Marin Women's Hall of Fame. Melissa is the #1 agent in Marin for houses sold 1998-2011. She has sold over 500 houses and managed thousands of transactions. She has extensive experience in complicated real estate transactions including seller financing, lease options, short sales, REO's, multi-units, new construction, land, subdivision sales, divorces, probates, trusts, conservatorships, 1031 tax deferred exchanges, reverse exchanges, and much much more.
JASON LYTZ - VICE PRESIDENT & RELOCATION DIRECTOR
As Vice President and Relocation Director of the Bradley Real Estate offices, Jason Lytz directs and coordinates activities for multiple departments including Agent Support, Human Resources, Information Technology, Business Administration and Relocation. Jason also aids Founder, Melissa Bradley and President, Robert Bradley in formulation and execution of company policies and development of long term goals and expansion. Jason earned a Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of California at Santa Barbara.
ERIC BURRIS - GENERAL COUNSEL & REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION MANAGER
Eric has been a licensed attorney and an active member of the California Bar Association since 1984. Prior to joining BRADLEY REAL ESTATE he was a litigation and real estate attorney with his own practice in San Francisco, he also owned his own real estate brokerage with an emphasis on commercial real estate. Eric has extensive experience doing condominium conversions for his own real estate investments. He attended high school in Marin County, graduating from Terra Linda High School in 1976. Eric later graduated from U.C. Berkeley (B.A. in Legal Studies and Psychology in 1981) and the University of San Francisco Law School (J.D. 1984).
RONNA SOMERS - DIRECTOR OF SALES AND AGENT DEVELOPMENT
After working for 17 years as a real estate sales agent, Ronna got the opportunity to jump into the management part of the real estate industry and found her real passion in working with sales agents and real estate companies to make them better and stronger. She worked as a branch manager for Frank Howard Allen from 1998-2007 and was its General Sales Manager and Broker of Record from 2008-2012. Those are just titles … Some of the highlights of Ronna’s career have been: Creating a “Fast-Track” sales training for new and experienced agents to better enable them to provide first-class service to their buyers and sellers; seeking out and hiring some of the most successful real estate agents in Marin County, as well as coaching and mentoring new licensees entering the exciting and rewarding business of real estate sales. Ronna grew up in Los Angeles (still a Lakers fan) before moving to South Lake Tahoe, where she began selling real estate. She is blessed with two beautiful granddaughters, Maya and Daniela, who reside in Long Beach, CA.
JERRY KIDD - DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY, SOCIAL MEDIA, AND EDUCATION
Jerry Kidd is a 28 year veteran of the real estate industry and a licensed California Real Estate Broker. Over the years Jerry has listed and sold houses, managed real estate offices and was the IT Director for a major Northern California real estate company. He earned the GRI designation early in his real estate career, and then went on to earn the CRS and CRB designations which set the tone for a career long focus on the importance of continuing education. Along the way Jerry earned seven technology certifications - three Microsoft certifications, MCP, MCP+I and MCSE, as well as one from Cisco, CCNA. Rounding out this list of technology certifications are two from COMPTIA, an A+ and a Network+. Jerry specializes in training brokers and agents in the effective and profitable use of social media marketing. As a California State Certified Instructor for the GRI program, Jerry has presented courses on money making strategies, technology and advanced technology applications. He is a Buffini Certified Mentor and an Instructor for the SRES and ePRO courses.